HBRAMA Hot Topics


Order Issued by DPU Chairman Matt Nelson to Columbia Gas

The DPU has become aware of the several troubling issues involving the operations of Columbia Gas of Massachusetts. Multiple new investigations have started in response to the Grade 1 gas leak.


EPA Reaches Negotiated Settlements Regarding MS4 Water Permits in Massachusetts and New Hampshire

The EPA has reached proposed settlement agreements with members of the regulated community and environmental groups regarding implementation of small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System permits.


Former Economic Development Secretaries Endorse Baker-Polito Administration's Housing Choice Legislation

Bipartisan group of officials who served three different governors stand in support of legislation that would enable communities to produce more housing.


The State of Zoning for Multi-Family Housing In Greater Boston

Just about everyone agrees Metropolitan Boston has a housing crisis. We just surpassed New York City to become the third most expensive large metro rental market in the country.


HBRMA Testifies in Support of Housing Choices Bill

Legislation will enable communities to pursue sustainable housing development and produce 135,000 new housing units by 2025.


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